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What can you expect at a counseling session?

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Dr. Andrew Berry
Clinical Psychology
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In brief: 45-50 minutes

A typical psychology intake lasts an hour and a half.
Basic identifying information is gathered, such as current emotional issues, a basic history, any physical ailments it may be impeding on psychological functioning and medications that are currently being taken. Follow-up sessions after the intake typically run 45 to 50 minutes.

In brief: 45-50 minutes

A typical psychology intake lasts an hour and a half.
Basic identifying information is gathered, such as current emotional issues, a basic history, any physical ailments it may be impeding on psychological functioning and medications that are currently being taken. Follow-up sessions after the intake typically run 45 to 50 minutes.
Dr. Andrew Berry
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Dr. Barbara Lavi
Clinical Psychology
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In brief: A therapist

Will ask you about your problems, get a history of what you are experiencing, family history, and assess what is wrong.
See if they feel supportive. Then they will make recommendations for treatment options.

In brief: A therapist

Will ask you about your problems, get a history of what you are experiencing, family history, and assess what is wrong.
See if they feel supportive. Then they will make recommendations for treatment options.
Dr. Barbara Lavi
Dr. Barbara Lavi
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